Burgler & Fire Alarm License

State Licensing for Burglar Alarm & Fire Alarm Contractors

Alarm licensing is regulated differently than most other contractor licenses. Most states have an alarm board and require the registration of technicians and salespeople employed by the company. Alarm licensing requires special knowledge and skill. Special Certifications for Qualifiers are required in many states before the exam process can begin. A few states even have residency requirements. Fingerprinting is usually part of the process. Don’t navigate the process alone. Let NCL manage and decipher what is needed to get you and your team licensed as a Burglar Alarm Contractor in each state.

NCL will Prepare and Process Applications for:

  • Burglar Alarm
  • Fire Alarm
  • CCTV
  • Electronic Access Control
  • Monitoring
  • Fire Sprinkler


State Licensing Boards- Regulation of Burglar Alarm Licenses

  • Alabama Electronic Security Board
  • Delaware State Police
  • Florida DBPR- (EF) Alarm I and (EG) Alarm II
  • Illinois DFPR- Private Alarm Contractor
  • Tennessee Alarm Board
  • Mississippi Electronic Protection Systems
  • Louisiana State Fire Marshal
  • Maryland State Police
  • Michigan Licensing and Regulatory Affairs- Security Alarm Contractor
  • Montana Board of Private Security
  • Arkansas State Police
  • Georgia Construction Industry Licensing Board – ( LVA) Low Voltage Alarm
  • California Bureau of Security and Investigative Services
  • Nevada Contractors License Board- C2d- Low Voltage
  • New York Security or Fire Alarm Installer
  • Arizona Registrar of Contractors- CR67 Low Voltage Communications and Board of Technical Registration
  • South Carolina Burglar and Fire Alarm
  • North Carolina Alarm Board
  • Texas Private Security Bureau
  • Utah Alarm Licensing
  • Oklahoma Department of Labor
  • Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services

ESA Certifications

Most Alarm licensing requires Electronic Security Association Certifications. This is needed prior to submitting your alarm license application. Call NCL, We specialize in nationwide alarm licensing. We can manage the certification process for you. We will set up your Certification Course and schedule your exam.


Alarm licensing nationwide typically requires fingerprinting of all applicants, employee registrations, sales representatives, and technicians. NCL will schedule your fingerprinting appointment or mail you hard copy cards so you can obtain local fingerprints.  Either way, NCL will manage the entire process for you.

Call Nationwide Contractor Licensing at (954) 233-0222